Translation of "sustainable" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /səˈsteɪ.nə.bl̩/ us

able to continue over a period of time

sostenible, sustentable
That sort of extreme diet is not sustainable over a long period.

causing little or no damage to the environment and therefore able to continue for a long time

sostenible, sustentable
A large international meeting was held with the aim of promoting sustainable development in all countries.
sustainability noun [ no plural ] uk /-nəˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/ us /-nəˈbɪl.ə.t̬i/


(Translation of “sustainable” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)